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Executive Director, Finance and Services


Title: Executive Director, Finance and Services

Name: Kathryna Clifford

Appointed: March 2021

Joined: March 2021

Career Highlights:

Ms. Kathryna Clifford was appointed to the position of Executive Director of Finance and Services in March 2021. Her main responsibilities within An Garda Síochána, include Financial Services, Estate Management, Fleet Management, Procurement, Stores Printing & Archives.  Prior to her appointment, Kathryna worked in the private and not for profit sectors, and a number of public bodies, including the Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General, the Department of Enterprise Trade and Employment (National Employment Rights Authority) and as Head of Financial Services with the Office of Public Works.  


Kathryna is a qualified accountant with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.  She holds a Post Grad. Dip. in Managing Risk and System Change, Trinity College Dublin; a Professional Diploma in Leadership, with the Irish Management Institute /University College Cork and is currently undertaking a Doctorate in Governance with the Institute of Public Administration/University College Dublin.